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  • I Tilbury
    Jul 30, 2000
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      ----- Original Message -----
      From: Rodi Bain <peterhead@...>
      To: <Peterhead@egroups.com>
      Sent: Thursday, July 27, 2000 9:47 AM
      Subject: Re: [Peterhead] The Kean Family


      > Researching Birnies from Rathen from early 1700's.
      >
      > In message <397EE483.D435F175@...>, Linda Adam
      > <taadam@...> writes
      > > Alex;
      > >
      > > I am searching the Birnie family in Peterhead and was interested in
      > > the two Birnie children shown on lair A77, Eliza & Alexander. would
      > > you know what the connection was between the Kean family and the
      > > Birnie's. Or could you or perhaps another list member advise me how
      > > I would locate the names of the parents of the children?
      > > Thanks,
      > > Linda Adam
      > > FOR LINDA ADAM
      ....
      > >> Did you know that prior to 1940 that Death, and Marriage records are
      held
      >>> In Aberdeen Register , St Nicholas House , Aberdeen
      >>> May be this is the way we can find out who the parents are on the DEATH
      CERFT.
      >>>> REGARDS LYNLEY TILBURY
      > > Alex Ritchie wrote:
      > >
      > >> For : Lynley Tilbury Lynley, I was in Peterhead last week again
      > >> and have two pieces of information which may be of interest to
      > >> you (If you don't already know them) : The first is a Monumental
      > >> Inscription from the Old Cemetery (St.Peter's or South Road
      > >> Cemetery) : "Erected by ADAM KEAN in memory of his father,
      > >> ROBERT KEAN, who died on June 10th.1863 aged 52 years.Also his
      > >> sister, JANE THOM, who died on December 11th.1849 aged 6 years.
      > >> Also his brother, DAVID KEAN, who died at Christchurch, New
      > >> Zealand on October 16th.1872 in his 32nd. year.Also the above
      > >> ADAM KEAN who died in London on August 26th.1873 in his 28th.
      > >> year.Also his mother, HELLEN SCOTT, who died on October
      > >> 26th.1895 in her 85th. year.Also his brother, JAMES KEAN, who
      > >> died at Wamita, New Zealand on November 8th.1897 in his 60th.
      > >> year.Also his brother, DUNCAN KEAN, who died in Aberdeen on
      > >> December 5th.1900 in his 50th. year.Also his brother-in-law,
      > >> JAMES BENZIE, ..................................
      > >>
      .......................................................................
      > >.........................."
      > >> That's all I could make out on the gravestone.
      > >> Secondly, I have two Lair records for Lairs owned by Mrs.Robert
      > >> Kean, Erroll Street Peterhead : Lair A77Eliza Birnie (7 years)
      > >> buried March 20th.1847 of Erroll StreetAlexander Birnie (10
      > >> years) buried April 21st.1847 of Erroll StreetJane Thom (6
      > >> years) buried December 11th.1849 of Erroll StreetAlexander Watt
      > >> (Infant) buried March 13th.1850 of Erroll StreetHelen Kean (3
      > >> years) buried January 20th.1865 of Back Street Lair A78Isabella
      > >> Noble (67 years) buried May 23rd.1845 of Broad StreetRobert Kean
      > >> (52 years) buried June 13th.1863 of Erroll StreetEliza Kean (1
      > >> year) buried November 28th.1863 of Erroll StreetHelen S.Kean (84
      > >> years) buried October 30th.1895 of Love LaneDuncan Kean (49
      > >> years) buried December 7th.1900 of AberdeenAnn Kean or Benzie
      > >> (80 years) buried December 5th.1934 of Aberdeen
      > >> I hope this is of interest to
      > >> you (and maybe others). Kindest
      > >> Regards............................Alex RitchiePeterhead
      > >> Genealogy at http://axs.com.au/~wsb/
      > >
      > >
      > >[ A MIME image / gif part was included here. ]
      > >
      >
      > --
      > Rodi Bain
      >
      >
      > Aberdeenshire/Banffshire name lists.
      >
      > http://www.bain-1.demon.co.uk
      >
      >
      >
      > Peterhead Genealogy at http://axs.com.au/~wsb/
      >
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